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Mourinho praises goalscorer Sanchez but ticks off quiet fans

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho praised Alexis Sanchez after the former Arsenal man scored his first goal for his new club in a 2-0 win against Huddersfield Town at a “quiet” Old Trafford on Saturday.

Entertainment was in short supply at Old Trafford despite the victory but Mourinho chided the home fans for not supporting his players loudly enough.

Mourinho praises goalscorer Sanchez but ticks off quiet fans

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho praised Alexis Sanchez after the former Arsenal man scored his first goal for his new club in a 2-0 win against Huddersfield Town at a “quiet” Old Trafford on Saturday.

Entertainment was in short supply at Old Trafford despite the victory but Mourinho chided the home fans for not supporting his players loudly enough.

Sanchez opens Man Utd goalscoring account

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Alexis Sanchez scored his first goal for new side Manchester United on Saturday on his first appearance at Old Trafford, netting the second against Huddersfield.

The Chile international saw his penalty saved in the 68th minute but he scored when the ball came back off goalkeeper Jonas Lossl.

Could these two stars join Alexis Sanchez at Man Utd?

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Manchester United completed the signing of Alexis Sanchez from Premier League rivals Arsenal on Monday. The deal saw Henrikh Mkhitaryan go in the opposite direction with no cash exchanging hands. Sanchez's arrival at Old Trafford will be a significant boost... Continue Reading →

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Confirmed: Man Utd sign Alexis Sanchez

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It's official! Manchester United have announced the signing of Alexis Sanchez from Premier League rivals Arsenal. The biggest transfer story of the year has finally been completed as the Chilean has officially arrived at Old Trafford, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan going... Continue Reading →

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Mourinho tells Man Utd to forget Sanchez and focus on Burnley

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Jose Mourinho insists the pending signing of Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez must not distract from Manchester United’s league campaign when they visit Burnley on Saturday.

Victory for Mourinho’s team at Turf Moor would cut leaders Manchester City’s advantage at the top of the Premier League to nine points - the first time their lead has been down to single digits since the start of December when Pep Guardiola’s side won the derby match at Old Trafford.

Mourinho tells Man Utd to forget Sanchez and focus on Burnley

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Jose Mourinho insists the pending signing of Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez must not distract from Manchester United’s league campaign when they visit Burnley on Saturday.

Victory for Mourinho’s team at Turf Moor would cut leaders Manchester City’s advantage at the top of the Premier League to nine points - the first time their lead has been down to single digits since the start of December when Pep Guardiola’s side won the derby match at Old Trafford.

Man Utd great Giggs named Wales boss

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Cardiff (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Former Manchester United great Ryan Giggs said Monday he was “itching” to get back into football after being unveiled as the new Wales boss - his first permanent managerial post.

Giggs, who replaces Chris Coleman, revealed he had sought advice from his former United manager Alex Ferguson over the job.

FA Cup: Jesse Lingard Nets Another Stunner As Man Utd Leave It Late Against Derby At Old Trafford (Video)

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Jesse Lingard continued his superb recent scoring run by netting another fabulous effort in Manchester United's 2-0 FA Cup third round victory over Derby at Old Trafford.

Jose Mourinho put out a strong United side against their Championship opponents, but the Red Devils failed to put away a number of gilt-edged chances.

Lukaku out just one week says Mourinho

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London (AFP) – Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku will be sidelined for just a single week following his head injury, according to Old Trafford boss Jose Mourinho on Monday.

Lukaku, who has scored 15 times this season, was stretchered off against Southampton on Saturday following a clash of heads with Wesley Hoedt.

Lukaku out just one week says Mourinho

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London (AFP) – Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku will be sidelined for just a single week following his head injury, according to Old Trafford boss Jose Mourinho on Monday.

Lukaku, who has scored 15 times this season, was stretchered off against Southampton on Saturday following a clash of heads with Wesley Hoedt.

Mourinho faces injury crisis in Man Utd attack

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Jose Mourinho takes Manchester United to Everton on New Year’s Day in the midst of a major striker crisis as he faces former Old Trafford favourite and club record goalscorer Wayne Rooney.

Romelu Lukaku suffered a worrying head injury early in Saturday’s disappointing 0-0 draw with Southampton, United’s third successive stalemate and a result which saw them drop below Chelsea and into third place in the Premier League.

Wenger Fires Back At Mourinho No Money Comment

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has told Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho that he should stop complaining about being unable to match the spending power of Premier League leaders Manchester City.

Wenger has insisted he has "learned to cope" with battling richer rivals during his 21 years in charge of the Gunners.

Manchester Derby: Daily Mail Produce Stunning Play-By-Play Infographic Of Old Trafford Tunnel Skirmish (Photo)

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Two days on and details of the wee bout of fisticuffs that followed Sunday's Manchester derby at Old Trafford are still filtering through as the finger of blame continues to be wafted around willy-nilly.

The skirmish was allegedly sparked when Jose Mourinho went wading into the Man City dressing to reprimand goalkeeper Ederson about having the gall to celebrate his side's victory.

Mourinho clashes with Manchester City players: reports

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho became involved in a physical confrontation with Manchester City’s players after complaining about their post-derby celebrations, according to British media reports late on Sunday.

The Daily Mail and Daily Telegraph said Mourinho went to City’s changing room following United’s 2-1 defeat at Old Trafford because he felt their noisy celebrations were disrespectful.

Mourinho clashes with Manchester City players: reports

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho became involved in a physical confrontation with Manchester City’s players after complaining about their post-derby celebrations, according to British media reports late on Sunday.

The Daily Mail and Daily Telegraph said Mourinho went to City’s changing room following United’s 2-1 defeat at Old Trafford because he felt their noisy celebrations were disrespectful.

Man City: Citizens Enjoy Record-Breaking 14th Consecutive Top-Flight Win After Deserved Victory At Old Trafford (Video)

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Manchester City secured a previous 2-1 away win at Old Trafford, a result which sees the Citizens go 11 points clear at the top of the table, as well as becoming the first top-flight side to register 14 consecutive victories in a single season.

City dominated the game in the first period, with David Silva opening the scoring on 42 minutes after a corner.

Man Utd, Man City face clash of ice and fire

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London (AFP) – Manchester United and Manchester City will have to contend with snow and sub-zero temperatures - as well as each other - in Sunday’s Premier League title showdown at Old Trafford.

Snow is forecast to fall across northwest England in the hours leading up to kick-off and temperatures are set to drop to -1 degree Celsius (30 Fahrenheit).

Man Utd, Man City face clash of ice and fire

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London (AFP) – Manchester United and Manchester City will have to contend with snow and sub-zero temperatures - as well as each other - in Sunday’s Premier League title showdown at Old Trafford.

Snow is forecast to fall across northwest England in the hours leading up to kick-off and temperatures are set to drop to -1 degree Celsius (30 Fahrenheit).

Where will the Manchester derby be won?

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London (AFP) – Old Trafford will be at the centre of the football universe on Sunday when Manchester United face Manchester City in a crucial top-of-the-table Premier League clash.

Second-placed United trail leaders City by eight points and must win to have a realistic chance of overhauling their fierce local rivals.

Manchester United secure Champions League passage as Bayern down PSG

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Paris (AFP) – Manchester United and Juventus were among the sides to clinch a place in the last 16 of the Champions League on Tuesday, while Bayern Munich gained a measure of revenge over Paris Saint-Germain.

United, Juventus, Roma and Basel all went through with victories in their final group games, but Atletico Madrid, beaten finalists in 2014 and 2016, were eliminated.

Champions League: Man Utd Book Place In Last 16 After Record-Equaling 40th Consecutive Game Unbeaten At Home (Video)

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Manchester United booked their place in last last 16 of the Champions League after coming from behind to beat CSKA Moscow 2-1 at Old Trafford.

That win extended the Red Devils' unbeaten run at home to 40 games, equaling their best-ever run without losing on home soil from 1965.

Player Ratings: Man Utd 2-1 CSKA Moscow

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Manchester United made it five wins from six in this season's Champions League group stage with a come-from-behind victory at Old Trafford this evening. We were almost certain to win the group heading into our final game but Jose Mourinho... Continue Reading →

Man Utd could sign World Class transfer target on free transfer

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Manchester United continue to be linked to a number of players prior to the opening of the winter transfer window in January. One player who has been strongly linked with a move to Old Trafford over the past couple of... Continue Reading →

Ibrahimovic inspires United to narrow win

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s introduction as a second-half substitute proved crucial as Manchester United finally discovered a way to beat newly-promoted Brighton and Hove Albion 1-0 at Old Trafford on Saturday.

The goal came from a 67th-minute corner, conceded by Solomon March but hotly disputed by the visitors, and their anger increased when Marcus Rashford’s cross was headed out to Ashley Young whose shot took a cruel deflection off defender Lewis Dunk on its way into the net.

Paul Pogba hints at Man Utd move for Paulo Dybala

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Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has hinted that Paulo Dybala could be on his way to Old Trafford. The France international, who is set to...

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Top Five Champions League games at Old Trafford

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Perhaps as a reaction to Tuesday night's jagged 2-0 victory over Benfica, I've been thinking about the many great Champions League nights that Old Trafford has been graced with since the competition replaced the old European Cup in the 90s. Sure, the club's most seminal CL outings took place in Barcelona and Moscow, but our fair home has experienced some classic encounters over the years that will live long in the memory, even when United didn't win.

Video: Mile Svilar loved playing at Man Utd despite his own goal

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Benfica goalkeeper Mile Svilar couldn't hide his delight at playing at Old Trafford, despite having scored an own goal for Manchester...

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Mourinho has dig at Man Utd fans over style

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London (AFP) – Jose Mourinho urged Manchester United fans to enjoy Tuesday’s Champions League match against Benfica more than the weekend clash at Old Trafford in an apparent dig at sections of the home support.

“I hope that you enjoy the game more than some of you did against Tottenham,” Mourinho in his programme notes, referring to the 1-0 Premier League win, a day after defending striker Romelu Lukaku against apparent fan agitation after a five-game drought.

Mourinho has dig at Man Utd fans over style

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London (AFP) – Jose Mourinho urged Manchester United fans to enjoy Tuesday’s Champions League match against Benfica more than the weekend clash at Old Trafford in an apparent dig at sections of the home support.

“I hope that you enjoy the game more than some of you did against Tottenham,” Mourinho in his programme notes, referring to the 1-0 Premier League win, a day after defending striker Romelu Lukaku against apparent fan agitation after a five-game drought.

Manchester United and Tottenham set for tense afternoon at Old Trafford

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Manchester United welcome Tottenham Hotspur to Old Trafford on Saturday aiming to bounce back from last week's shock defeat at Huddersfield Town.

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United produced their worst performance of the season at the John Smith's Stadium last weekend, prompting an angry reaction from manager Jose Mourinho.

Man Utd ready to trigger 12-month extension clause in contract

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Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera is in the final year of his contract at Old Trafford. The Spaniard originally joined from Athletic Bilbao in 2014 on a four-year deal and although we started talks over a new contract last November... Continue Reading →

Battle Of The Buffet: Cesc Fabregas Admits He Was The Arsenal Player Who Threw Pizza At Sir Alex Ferguson In The Old Trafford Tunnel Back In 2004

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It's been nigh-on 13 years but the identity of the mystery Arsenal assailant responsible for wanging a slice of pizza into Sir Alex Ferguson's face after a match at Old Trafford has finally been revealed.

In what has since come to be known as 'Pizzagate' or 'The Battle of the Buffet', Manchester United beat the Gunners 2-0 in a suitably tempestuous encounter on 24th October, 2004, thus bringing the away side's 49-game unbeaten run to an abrupt halt.

Man Utd fans will be shocked by this Marouane Fellaini stat

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Marouane Fellaini scored twice on Saturday as Manchester United thrashed Crystal Palace 4-0 at Old Trafford. The big Belgian midfielder has now played in six of our seven Premier League matches so far this season, starting three of them and... Continue Reading →

Mourinho praises Fellaini for toughing it out

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Jose Mourinho described Marouane Fellaini as a “strong character” for overcoming his early troubles at Manchester United to establish himself as a key player at Old Trafford.

Fellaini struggled to make a positive impression early in his United career after arriving from Everton for £27.

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Mourinho says too early to predict Premier League winners

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Jose Mourinho says it is too early to say the Premier League title will end up at one of the Manchester clubs as he played down the hype ahead of Sunday’s showdown.

Pep Guardiola takes his table-topping Manchester City side to Old Trafford with a hefty eight-point lead over their rivals and United cannot afford to lose further ground.

Mourinho says too early to predict Premier League winners

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Jose Mourinho says it is too early to say the Premier League title will end up at one of the Manchester clubs as he played down the hype ahead of Sunday’s showdown.

Pep Guardiola takes his table-topping Manchester City side to Old Trafford with a hefty eight-point lead over their rivals and United cannot afford to lose further ground.

United eye City derby scalp, Everton face Liverpool’s ‘Fab Four’

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London (AFP) – Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City travel to Old Trafford for the toughest test of their Premier League title credentials so far, while new Everton boss Sam Allardyce bids to defy Liverpool’s “Fab Four” as the northwest derbies take centre stage on Sunday.

City are eight points clear at the top of the table and victory at their fierce rivals could realistically end Jose Mourinho’s hopes of landing the club’s first league title since Alex Ferguson’s trophy-laden reign.

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The same incompetent referee in charge of United’s game against Chelsea… again

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October 2016: Luiz red card

Martin Atkinson awarded David Luiz with just a yellow card for this studs on the knee challenge on Maroaune Fellaini, despite having a perfect view.

December 2015: Two penalties
In the 0-0 draw at Old Trafford, United were denied two clear penalties by Atkinson.

Malcom set to sign for Arsenal while Alexis heads to Old Trafford – Latest news

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So with Alexis Sanchez being left out of the Arsenal team to face Bournemouth, it has now been revealed by Arsene Wenger that his future is set to be finalised mminently, although he seemed to indicate that Sanchez could still go to either Man United or Man City. Wenger said: said: "He's been vague at [.